Welcome to Blackawton, in the heart of Devon’s beautiful South Hams. A working parish with a vibrant community spirit, Blackawton offers so much to discover, from gentle walks giving stunning views over sea and moor, to the historic church with its fabulous rood screen.
This website is run by the Parish Council, but hopes to cover the full range of activities and points of interest in our community. So whether you are long-term resident or just planning a visit, please feel as free to explore the various sections of the site as you are to wander through our tranquil lanes and hidden valleys.
Devon County Council has launched a new trial looking at how to better support rural micro businesses in Devon. If you run a micro business in a rural area, help to shape the future of business...read more
BPC invites quotes for a three-year contract to: o cut flush vegetation from St Michael’s churchyard walls twice a year using hand tools only, and o carry out twice a year detailed visual...read more
We are preparing an Emergency Plan with a list of local resources in an emergency. If you can assist in an emergency, e.g. with a 4*4, a generator, or a wood fired stove please get in contact or...read more
Blackawton Beacon December 2019read more
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